Former Level 3 Travel and Tourism students at Barnsley College have completed training with industry professionals, Skypeople.

The alumni received expert advice on passenger handling, medical first aid, crew resource management, survival and safety and emergency procedures from the training, which is a recognised qualification meeting the professional standards of European airlines.

Former Travel and Tourism student Macauley Wake, 18, of Monk Bretton, said: “I thoroughly enjoyed learning about the wide range of different topics covered to expand my knowledge further. I’m grateful Barnsley College provided me with the opportunity to gain an extra qualification, which will progress my career opportunities within the industry.”

Rebekah Morris, Travel and Tourism Course Leader, added: “The training makes students more employable and much better placed than non-qualified applicants, this will stand them in good stead when they find a job within the industry.”

Last updated: 11th September 2017

Originally posted on: 11th September 2017